|U.S. Forces In The Congo, Leopoldville, Congo, Africa, 07/28/1960 - United States. Department of the Army|
National Archives description: "VS, natives watching activities at tht Leopoldville Airport. MS, US personnel loading tires into truck. VS, UN troops unload from US Air Force C-124. Men walk past and out onto airfield. (Captions identify troops as Liberian.) MLS, OH-13 (H-l3) copter in flight. MS, OH-13 copter on field. MLS, control tower at Leopoldville Airport. Interior as US soldiers instruct Swedish UN soldiers on the use of communications equipment in the control tower."National Archives id...
Keywords: Cold War; Congo (Democratic Republic) -- History -- Civil War, 1960-1965; Kinshasa (Congo); C-124 (Transport plane); Bell 47 (Helicopter); United Nations -- Congo (Democratic Republic)
|U.S. Forces In Congo, Ndolo, Leopoldville, Congo, Africa, 07/28/1960 - United States. Army|
National Archives description: "VS, native workers taping plane, preparing it for painting. VS, American soldier instructs Swedish pilot on operation of the OH-13 (H-13) copter. Copter has UN markings. Helicopter takes off. VS, American instructs UN Swedish soldier on the use of the communications equipment in the control tower. VS, American soldiers and Swedish UN soldiers looking at OH-13 copter...
Keywords: Cold War; Congo (Democratic Republic) -- History -- Civil War, 1960-1965; United States. Army; United Nations -- Congo (Democratic Republic); Bell 47 (Helicopter); Kinshasa (Congo); C-124 (Transport plane); Ndolo (Congo)
|Selected Newsreel Scenes, Circa 1956 - United States. Army|
National Archives description "Suez Crisis, 1956: Ships moving thru the Suez Canal. Gamal Abdel Nasser of Egypt speaking to crowds. Nasser signing pact. Crowds cheering Nasser. Ships standing at anchor at entrance to the Suez Canal. LS, Canal void of ships. British troops wading ashore from landing craft. Smoke rising in bg. British troops advancing and firing in streets. Tanks in the street. Pan, wrecked buildings...
Keywords: Newsreel; Egypt -- History -- Intervention, 1956; Nixon, Pat, 1912-1993; Cold War; Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994; Congo (Democratic Republic) -- History -- Civil War, 1960-1965; Nkrumah, Kwame, 1909-1972; Eisenhower, Mamie Doud, 1896-1979; Bourguiba, Habib, 1903-2000; Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969; Nasser, Gamal Abdel, 1918-1970
|Various Newsreel Scenes 1961|
"President Dwight D. Eisenhower and Premier Nobu-uke Kishi sign Pact in White House. MCU, Pres. Eisenhower making statement. MSs, Premier Kishi and Secretary of State Christian A. Herter signing. MS, Pres. Eisenhower and Premier Kishi shaking hands. -- Patrice Lumumba arrives at Leopoldville airport to attend Pan-African Conference. VS, riots between Congo troops and natives. Troops beat civilians with rifle butts...
Keywords: Newsreel; Hobby, Oveta Culp, 1905-1995; Bourguiba, Habib, 1903-2000; Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy, 1929-1994; Marshall, George C. (George Catlett), 1880-1959; Herter, Christian Archibald, 1895-1966; Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969; Nkrumah, Kwame, 1909-1972; Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963; Congo (Democratic Republic) -- History -- Civil War, 1960-1965; Herter, Christian Archibald, 1895-1966; 岸信之; Kishi, Nobusuke, 1896-1987
|Universal Newsreel Volume 35, Release 2, 01/01/1962 - Universal|
National Archives description: "The original release sheet reads: NEWS HIGHLIGHTS OF 1961 The Year 1961 was a year of international tensions compounded by crisis after crisis. CAIRO: Riots protested Lumumba's death. CUBA: A Communist regime strengthened it position 90 miles from the U.S.A. CONGO: Warfare still split this newly-created nation. LAOS & SOUTH VIETNAM: Here, again, War continued to plague both countries...
Keywords: Newsreel; Project Mercury (U.S.); Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963; Grissom, Virgil I; Shepard, Alan B. (Alan Bartlett), 1923-1998; Congo (Democratic Republic) -- History -- Civil War, 1960-1965; Berlin Wall, Berlin, Germany, 1961-1989; Cold War; Vietnam War, 1961-1975; Cuba -- History -- Invasion, 1961; Lumumba, Patrice, 1925-1961; Algeria -- History -- Revolution, 1954-1962; Gagarin, Yuri Alekseyevich, 1934-1968; Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich, 1894-1971; Thant, U, 1909-1974